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Monday, April 27, 2020

Arts & creativity

Performance in a remote world

Matthew Smith, chair of Theater and Performance Studies, discusses how his department is trying to make the magic of live theater happen remotely.

Matthew Smith

Health & medicine

Emotions gone awry

Signals from the brain’s fear center make it more difficult for anxious and stressed children to regulate their emotions, a Stanford study shows.

Girl with emotional response


Stuart Macmillan has died at 68

Stuart Macmillan, a long-time teacher of sustainable energy technologies, co-taught a year-round course on clean energy entrepreneurship. He has died at 68.

Stuart Macmillan


Seeing people struggle

Since their season was cut short due to COVID-19, Wiley Rogers and members of the Stanford sailing team have been supporting those in need.

Wiley Rogers

The Dish

Stanford@Home: Listen as Professor of Music STEVE SANO performs ‘Nocturne.'

Steve Sano

Public transit tips Continuing Studies


  • COVID-19 conversation: Join President Marc Tessier-Lavigne, Provost Persis Drell and School of Medicine Dean Lloyd Minor on Wednesday, April 29, at noon for a conversation with the Stanford community. They will discuss the work of Stanford Medicine in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, provide an update on the university’s planning and answer questions from the community. Learn more.
  • Open forum: An external review committee reviewing the university’s support, prevention, response and investigation of sexual harassment and sexual violence services will hold a Zoom-based feedback forum on Tuesday, April 28, for faculty, staff and postdocs from noon to 1:15 p.m. The purpose of the forum is to give community members an opportunity to provide feedback about these services. There is also a community feedback form where Stanford community members can provide input to reviewers anonymously. Register here.

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